MATTA was honoured to receive visit from Chairman of State Committee for Development of Tourism of Uzbekistan Mr. Anvar Sharopov and his delegation from Minister of Tourism Uzbekistan. It was the first visit from Minister of Tourism Uzbekistan to Malaysia. MATTA was led by President, Datuk Hamzah Rahmat, together with Hon. Secretary General, Nigel Wong, VP Outbound, Mita Lim, VP Ground Transportation, Jaya Kumar, VP Air Transportation Zarinah Hashim and CEO Phua Tai Neng in the meeting.
The visit was aimed to promote bilateral cooperation in tourism businesses between Uzbekistan and Malaysia. MATTA was invited to participate in tourism events and occasions in Uzbekistan including the upcoming 23rd Tashkent International Tour Fair 2017 which will be held on 3 – 5 October.
A press conference was held in conjunction of the meeting.